Transportation Expo to Spotlight Alternatives, Savings for Your Commute

The University’s fall Transportation Expo next week will give students, faculty, and staff the chance to explore different options for commuting to campus. UR Connections, available through Transportation and Parking, offers ways to get and share rides, as well as tips for healthier commuting on foot or by bike. The expo will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 21, in the south end of the Medical Center’s Café 601 and Thursday, Oct. 22, in Hirst Lounge, Wilson Commons. Representatives from transportation-service providers—including First Transit shuttles, Monroe County’s Regional Transit Service (RTS), Zipcar, and Zimride—and other local businesses will be on hand to answer questions. Read more…